Sounding like a local remake of a classic western with Yul Brinner and Charles Bronson the Midland 7 Cross Country race was held at Bramcote and whilst there were no bandits there were certainly hills for the runners to defeat.
Long Eaton sent 10 intrepid volunteers to take on the 3 lap course of approx 6.5 miles and those afore mentioned hills. Glen Coleman shot round the in 41:13, Andy Colegate fired a 41:38 and with Paul Lewis, Rob Fox, Paul Moffett, ”Corporal” Ian Chant and Richard Wilkinson in the top 40, Long Eaton gunned down this tough course.
Eddie Mathieson was 55th,Ian Wallis 62nd and Colin Bostock 65th .
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